Ex-lax® is a stimulant laxative that is used to relieve occasional constipation. It generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours.
Common side effects include:
Inform your doctor if the side effects above become severe and bothersome.
Ex-lax® is usually administered once or twice daily; unless otherwise prescribed by your doctor. It is not recommended for children under 6.
During use of Ex-Lax Senna, an adequate level of fluid intake should be maintained
1 chocolate bar contains 12 small squares.
BREAK the bar and administer the required number of square(s)
(1 small square = 15 mg of Sennosides)
Excessive use of stimulant laxatives can cause diarrhoea and dependence.
Inform your doctor if you (or your child) experience any rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after 3 days of use. These may be signs of a serious condition.